Barnwell County Jail inmate death under investigation

By: Staff Email
By: Staff Email

Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013

BARNWELL COUNTY (WRDW) - The Barnwell County Coroner's Office and SLED are investigating the death of an inmate.

The coroner said 28-year-old Anthony Boatwright, of Blackville died at the Palmetto Southern Hospital Thursday.

Boatwright had been at the Barnwell County Jail since July 25.

An autopsy will be performed on Friday.

Have information or an opinion about this story? Click here to contact the newsroom.

Copyright WRDW-TV News 12. All rights reserved. This material may not be republished without express written permission. is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

Keep it clean, keep it civil, keep it truthful, stay on topic, be responsible, share your knowledge, and please suggest removal of comments that violate these standards.

powered by Disqus
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1212 Augusta, GA 30903 Main Telephone: (803) 278-1212 Newsroom: (803) 278-3111 Fax: (803) 442-4561
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 234677651 -
Gray Television, Inc.